Tag: Rod Dreher

This is Why I Read

Harold Bloom rocked my world just a bit this afternoon. I again opened┬áThe Western Canon. Turning to where I left off, I discovered I’d be reading Bloom’s thoughts on Dante. Fine. I was not, however, prepared for what I was about to encounter. Here are most of the opening three paragraphs: Dante is the most aggressive and polemical of the…